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THE EV-OLUTION OF ELECTRIC VEHICLES

An animated GIF tour of the history of the electric car from 1828 to 2016, courtesy of Gearheads.org
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   13-May-2016


GOOGLE, CHRYSLER COLLABORATE ON AUTONOMOUS MINIVAN

In what could be a revealing strategic move, Google is partnering with Chrysler to integrate its self-driving vehicle technology into the carmaker's minivan.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   13-May-2016


NISSAN, ENEL PLAN V2G EXPERIMENT IN UK

Participants in the UK-based demonstration program will be compensated for sharing their electric car battery capacity with power grid.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   13-May-2016


GERMANY TO LAUNCH 1ST FUEL CELL-POWERED CARSHARE SYSTEM

50 Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell SUVs will be available for rent starting in Munich, Germany
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   06-May-2016


GEOORBITAL SURGES PAST KICKSTARTER GOAL

Massachusetts startup hopes to make the switch to electric-assisted cycling even easier by converting nearly any bike in 1-minute's time.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   06-May-2016


CLEAN MOTION PLANS $10M INVESTMENT IN INDIA E-TRIKE

Electric taxi three-wheeler looks to expand its operations on the sub-continent to help fight urgan grid-lock and air pollution.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   06-May-2016


EMERALD PLUG-IN VAN GETS GO-AHEAD IN UK

Now owned by Geely of China, the Emerald T-001 is part of a £250 million investment that also includes London black cabs.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   05-May-2016


UKRAINIAN EV SETS SIGHTS ON ELECTRIC TAXI MARKET

Constructed of wood, leather, and Bakelite, this EV sounds more like a Victoria-era carriage than 21st century electric car.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   04-May-2016


FUEL CELL E-PLANE FLIGHT PLANNED SUMMER 2016

German researchers are planning to test fly a fuel cell-powered electric airplane.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   04-May-2016


VOLVO BEING INVESTIGATED FOR EV-RANGE CLAIMS

Volvo's XC90 T8 electric hybrid is supposed to get nearly 25-miles in EV-only mode.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   29-Apr-2016


PODRIDE BLENDS CAR-LIKE FUNCTION WITH BIKE-LIKE RIDE

Swedish mechanical engineer develops blend between resource-intensive automobile and environmentally-responsible bicycle.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   29-Apr-2016


CHINA'S LEECO INTRODUCES ITS SELF-DRIVING TESLA COMPETITOR

LeSee electric car also offers autonomous driving capability along with futuristic styling.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   28-Apr-2016


HONDA CLARITY: TRIO OF E-DRIVE OPTIONS

Honda plans to offer customers a choice in power systems for its Clarity model line-up.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   28-Apr-2016


MAGNUS DEBUTS EFUSION LIGHT SPORT E-PLANE

Two-place, all-electric light sport aircraft makes first appearance AERO Friedrichshafen in Germany.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   28-Apr-2016


KARMA RENAMES REVERO ELECTRIC HYBRID

The successor for bankrupt Fisker Automotive will reintroduce its luxury electric-hybrid with BMW technology and a new name.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   28-Apr-2016


MINI RUMOR: ELECTRIC ROCKETMAN POSSIBLE

The original Mini-e was the first and last to be electrified. Now there's a chance a new Mini will carry on the heritage.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   21-Apr-2016


MAHINDRA REVEALS NEXT GEN. FORMULA E RACER

Indian auto maker and Italian design firm team up to create a trio of possible electric race cars for future Formula E season.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   20-Apr-2016


INDIA'S TORK GETS VC FUNDING

Launched in 2009 and successfully competed in TTX-GP on the Isle of Man, this India startup just got funded by Indian venture capital firms for undisclosed sum.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   20-Apr-2016


IRANIAN STUDENTS BUILD 40KM E-BIKE

Can this student built electric bicycle help the city of Tehran deal with its deadly air pollution?
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   20-Apr-2016


AURORA SUCCESSFULLY FLIES SCALE MODEL VTOL X-PLANE

The 400kg, sub-scale model successful flies on in first outdoors test, taking off vertically on its
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   20-Apr-2016


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